February 27, 2014
CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA (February 11, 2014) – Blue Pacific Flavors received product verification from Non-GMO Project for five flavor products, meeting the Non-GMO Project Standard of rigorous best practices for GMO (genetically modified organisms) avoidance. Thirteen additional products are in process for verification.
The Non-GMO Project Verified products include Natural Peach with other natural flavors (WONF); Natural Strawberry WONF; Natural Vanilla WONF; Natural Coffee Concentrate; and Synature™ Beverage Enhancer, a natural flavor modifier.
The natural peach and strawberry flavors are from Blue Pacific’s Farm to Flavor® portfolio of whole food and plant-based ingredients sourced from California farms. Blue Pacific’s Farm Stand Whole Fruit Flavors utilize natural fruit extractives and essences created through partnerships with local California growers and fruit juice processors. The line of natural flavors are based on analysis of unique heirloom fruit varietals to create authentic flavors that resemble the complex and diverse taste of fruits found in California farmers markets.
Blue Pacific is a leader in creative natural and organic compliant fruit flavors and sweet flavor delivery to a wide range of food applications including beverages, fruit preparations, dairy (yogurt and milk), soymilk, plant-based milks, ice cream, frozen desserts, bakery and nutritional foods and confectionery products. Its proprietary flavor platforms include Farm to Flavor® Whole Fruit Flavors, hortRealfruit™ True-to-Fruit Flavors and Heirloom Sun-Ripened Fruit Flavors.
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About Blue Pacific Flavors, Inc.
Since 1993, Blue Pacific Flavors has been a leader in natural flavor creation combined with food and beverage application intellectual property solutions. The company’s flavor capabilities range from creative development to new product development and duplication. Blue Pacific provides its customers an international spectrum of innovation, expertise and tradition for quality, service and value. Industries served include the food, beverage, dairy, plant based foods (non-dairy), bakery, confectionery, prepared food, pharmaceutical, cosmetic and dietary supplement
sectors. The company uses only the finest natural raw materials available and manufactures all products under Kosher and Halal supervision, as well as GRAS and FEMA guidelines. Blue Pacific Flavors follows SQF, GMP and AIB guidelines and is in the process of verifying many of its flavors with the Non-GMO Project. For more information, visit bluepacificflavors.com.
About Non-GMO Project
The Non-GMO Project offers North America’s only third party verification and labeling for non-GMO (genetically modified organism) food and products. The organization is dedicated to preserving and building sources of non-GMO products, educating consumers, and providing verified non-GMO choices. For more information, visit www.nongmoproject.com.